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7:30 – 8:15 – Registration
8:15 – 9:00 – Case Law Update – Speaker: T. Randall Wright, Baird Holm
9:00 – 9:30 – Diversity and Hiring – Speaker: Elizabeth Lally, Goosmann Law Firm, PLC
9:30 – 10:00 – Small Business Issues and COVID-19 (PPP Loans) – Speaker: Kristine Tidgren, Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation
10:00 – 10:15 – Break
10:15 – 10:45 – Department of Justice (DOJ) Perspectives on Chapter 11 Changes – Speaker: Ashley Zubal, United States Trustee Office
10:45 – 11:45 – View from the Bench: Judges Panel – Speakers: Hon. Lee Jackwig, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Iowa; Hon. Anita Shodeen, Chief Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Iowa; and Hon. Thad Collins, Chief Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Iowa
11:45 – 12:45 – Lunch
12:45 – 1:45 – Healthcare, Senior Living Industries and Insolvency: Overview and Hot Topics with the Experts – Moderator: Kristina Stanger, Nyemaster Goode, PC (moderator); Suzanne Koenig, Turnaround Consultant, President, SAK Management Services, LLC; Nancy Peterman, Greenberg Traurig LLP; and Jeanne M. Goche, President/CEO, Solutions in Health Care Management
1:45 – 2:15 – Consensual and Nonconsensual Liens on Intellectual Property – Speaker: Thomas Ashby, Baird Holm LLP
2:15 – 2:45 – Ag Regulatory Enforcement and Litigation: How to Fight Back – Speaker: Eldon McAfee, Brick Gentry PC
2:45 – 3:00 – Break
3:00 – 3:30 – Basic Securities and UCC Article 8 – Speaker: Jonathan Kramer, Whitfield & Eddy PLC
3:30 – 4:30 – Navigating the Dangerous Seas of Conflicts: Rule 32:1.7(b) – Speaker: Nick Critelli, CritelliLaw PC
CLE CREDIT (approved)
6.75 state hours which includes 1 ethics hour
Prices below reflect the early-bird registration fees. Registering after May 28 will result in a $50 late fee being added on to your registration fee amount.
Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section Members - $180
Please use promo code bank180 when registering to receive the $180 rate. This code is for ISBA Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section members only. This code is not applicable to YLD Members (Years 1-5) who are members of the section. If you are a current ISBA member and would like to join the Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section, please visit here or contact the ISBA Membership Department at 515-697-7870. Fee to the section is $20.
ISBA Members - $190
YLD Members (Years 1-5) - $125
Non-ISBA Members - $300
Law Students - Free
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Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section